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Can a stallion save the Corolla Wild Horses from extinction?

November 25th, 2014 Comments Off
From: WTKR By: Todd Corillo Can a stallion named Gus save the Corolla Wild Horses from extinction? Corolla, North Carolina (WTKR) – A young stallion named Gus just might be the key to saving the wild horses that roam ...

Woman Teaches Horse Scared of Water How To Conquer His Fear (Video)

November 25th, 2014 (2)
From: Reshareworthy Anna Paterek was riding her horse Magic through the woods when they approached a calm river. Magic immediately stopped. The horse was frightened to step into the stream. “Magic got scared when I tried to ride him ...

Horse Pants – The Hottest Innovation in Horsewear (Video)

November 24th, 2014 Comments Off
A pick-me-up laugh-out-loud for your Pre-Monday Commute. Jimmy Kimmel pitches his great new idea to Shark Tank: Horse Pants. (Thank you to everyone who shared this on Facebook – very funny) ~ HfH From: Entrepreneur By: Geoff Weiss Shark ...

Mounted police boost public trust

November 24th, 2014 (1)
Community views of the police were positively effected when mounted police were used – sometimes greater than 10 percentage point shift in public opinion, according to research. However, when mounted police are only used for crowd control, this can ...

More than 30 horses die in stable fire near Woodstock

November 24th, 2014 (3)
As the weather gets colder, we will see more and more barn fires…for a variety of reasons. Too many of them lead to this tragic outcome. ~ HfH From: Chicago Sun Times By: George Slefo A stable fire near ...

Proof That Horses Loves Their Babies Just As Much As People Do!

November 23rd, 2014 (5)
Its Sunday again – and for this pre-Thanksgiving Sunday here are some cute pictures / videos of Mama horses and their Babies. Adorable. ~ HfH From: Little Things‘ By: Julia Rubin They may have evolved a stoic appearance to ...

Abuse – When do you speak up?

November 23rd, 2014 (6)
From: Anna Blake’s Blog By: Anna Blake Do you ever get haunted by a situation where you wish you had said something? Mine was 18 months ago. As I drove away from a lesson, I pulled over to check ...

The way you treat horses does matter…

November 22nd, 2014 (3)
Jerry Finch, our esteemed President here at Habitat for Horses, wrote this article some time back. Its words still ring true today. We all should take to heart the verses from “What Will Matter”. ~ HfH By Jerry Finch ...

Tainted feed killing horses at Davie stable

November 22nd, 2014 (5)
Why would it takes months of investigation to stop the production of a toxic feed that can kill horses? Will they put out warnings and pull any on shelves across the US? Ridiculous. Where is the oversight and government ...

Horses are likely related to this animal from India

November 21st, 2014 Comments Off
From: Futurity By: Shawna Williams of John Hopkins University Working at the edge of a coal mine in India, scientists have unearthed a treasure trove of teeth and bones. The discovery fills a major gap in what scientists know ...